PHOTOS: 2019 Stewart Father’s Day Powwow |

PHOTOS: 2019 Stewart Father’s Day Powwow

First Nation's Focus

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Hundreds of Native residents, visitors and other spectators turned out for the annual Stewart Father’s Day Powwow on June 14-16.

Festivities at the former Stewart Indian School in Carson City included daily grand entries, crafts and food vendors, a fun run and plenty more.

Gridley Hilpert of Sun Valley served as master of ceremonies, and Art Martinez of Carson City was the arena director. Other head staff included:

Head Man: Jimmy Phoenix (Sutcliffe, NV)

Head Lady: Angie Alsobrook (Reno, NV)

Head Teen Boy: Ayden Sampson (Hungry Valley, NV)

Head Teen Girl: Uriah Martinez (Bishop, CA)

Host Drum: Young Chief (Reno, NV)

First Nation’s Focus contributor Alejandra Rubio (Yavapai-Apache) attended the powwow; check out some of her images above.